Ivor Novello

Ivor Novello

Welsh composer and actor (1893-1951)
Welsh composer, lyricist, and librettist also did time as a matinee idol in the early half of the twentieth century.
BornJanuary 15, 1893
HometownCardiff, United Kingdom
Height5'11" (1.81m)
PartnerRobert Andrews
ParentsClara Novello Davies
Profile

Videos

Tom Odell Talks About "Generational Friction" In His Song 'Son Of An Only Child'

Ivor Novello winning songwriter Tom Odell talks about the "political insinuations" on his latest album, in particular a track which tells the story of an indulgent baby boomer and his son left to clean up the mess.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Sleeping Car
Sleeping Car
1h 22min
1933
The Man Without Desire
The Man Without Desire
1h 10min
1923
The Bohemian Girl
The Bohemian Girl
1h
1923
Downhill
Downhill
1h 20min
1928
Bonnie Prince Charlie
Bonnie Prince Charlie
1h 58min
1952
I Lived With You
I Lived With You
1h 40min
1934
The Phantom Fiend
The Phantom Fiend
1h 7min
1932
Once a Lady
Once a Lady
1h 20min
1931
The Triumph of the Rat
The Triumph of the Rat
1h 33min
1927
The Lodger
The Lodger
1h 31min
1928
The Rat
The Rat
1h 14min
2017
The White Rose
The White Rose
1h 40min
1923
Carnival
Carnival
1921
The Call of the Blood
The Call of the Blood
1921

Albums

Favourite Melodies by Ivor Novello
Favourite Melodies by Ivor Novello
2012
Those Dreaming Years
Those Dreaming Years
2003
Musicality of Novello
Musicality of Novello
2002
Ivor Novello: The Ultimate Collection
Ivor Novello: The Ultimate Collection
2002
Shine Through My Dreams: Original 1917-1950 Recordings [Single Disc]
Shine Through My Dreams: Original 1917-1950 Recordings [Single Disc]
2002
We'll Gather Lilacs: The Songs of Ivor Novello
We'll Gather Lilacs: The Songs of Ivor Novello
2001
Shine Through My Dreams: Memories of Ivor Novello Shows
Shine Through My Dreams: Memories of Ivor Novello Shows
2000
Original Cast Recordings: Centenary Celebration
Original Cast Recordings: Centenary Celebration
1993